Private Tour to Castle Muiderslot & Naarden Fortress with driver/guide | Jun 2019
I am so disheartened to write this review, and to admit that I spent so much of our hard earned money on what I would classify as a glorified taxi ride.
This was a birthday present for my husband who's a medieval buff, so I was excited for him to receive some great knowledge given the specific tour and the price. Our driver was lovely, but admitted the extent of her knowledge for our 'tour' was the population of Amsterdam, and how many bikes there are.
We were dropped off outside of Muiderslot castle and were told to meet back in the car park once we were done. We had to pay for our own tickets - Not inclueded in the over $800AUD price. We were then driven and dropped off to the Fort, which was the same deal. Unfortunately at the Fort the majority of the displays are written only in Dutch - which is why an actual tour from a guide would have made this trip amazing, but unfortunately that's not the case.
I ALSO booked this tour thinking how great it is that they offer an infant car seat - perfect as we're traveling with our 8 month old son. Alas, NO car seat. The driver said there was no booking for one - but found it later when she checked her emails.
I would normally never spend this much on a tour, but thought I would as a special treat. Now I feel completely ripped off and like a fool. ...Read more